SuperGrans Dunedin Charitable Trust


COUNSELLING/MENTORING - SuperGrans Mentor

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are always on the look out for more SuperGrans to join our team.

SuperGrans are Mentors of Life Skills - We pass on key skills such as Cooking, Knitting, Crochetting, Sewing, Household Management and Gardening (to name a few)

We need volunteers to help with

- one on one clients (at the clients home)

- for helping with Group workshops at SuperGrans Place.

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SKILLS REQUIRED

A willingness to help others.

An interest in Cooking, Knitting, Sewing, Gardening etc (any one or more)

An ability to get on with people of different backgrounds

No-judgemental

There is no age limit to being a SuperGran (you don't need to be a grandparent).

We welcome male volunteers!

LOCATION

One on One - Dunedin wide

Workshops - generally at SuperGrans Place in South City Mall - 132 Hillside Road, South Dunedin but make be at other location from time to time.

DAYS AND TIMES REQUIRED

On going

DRESS CODE

No dress code

SUPERVISION AND TRAINING

No training needed. Volunteers are supported by Manager as needed.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

Volunteers will be interviewed and will need to provide two personal referees for a verbal character check. Police vetting will also be undertaken. Mileage will be reimbursed as required.

SKILLS THAT CAN BE GAINED FROM THIS ROLE

Contribution to the community

Personal satisfaction

Social Connections

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday - All Day
  • Tuesday - All Day
  • Wednesday - All Day
  • Thursday - All Day
  • Friday - All Day
  • Saturday - All Day
  • Sunday - All Day